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Prof. J. M. Carroll
Professor John CarrollPostgraduate Coordinator

 

BA Oberlin; MA Iowa; PhD Harvard

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Phone No. Email Address HKU Scholars Hub

Office: 10.37

3917-2866

jcarroll@hku.hk
hub.hku.hk/rp/rp01188

 

Research Interests | Publications | Courses | RPG Supervisions

 

 

 

Research Interests

 

  • Modern Chinese History
  • Hong Kong History
  • Colonialism and Imperialism in Asia
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Publications

 

Canton Days: British Life and Death in China

Canton Days: British Life and Death in China

A Concise History of Hong Kong / 香港簡史

A Concise History of Hong Kong / 香港簡史

Edge of Empires: Chinese Elites and British Colonials in Hong Kong

Edge of Empires: Chinese Elites and British Colonials in Hong Kong

 

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Teaching and Courses Taught

 

  • HIST1017 Modern Hong Kong

  • HIST2091 The British Empire

  • HIST2094 Museums and History

  • HIST4024 Writing Hong Kong history

 

 

 

Research Postgraduate Supervisions

 

Prof. Carroll has supervised Research Postgraduates in the following areas:

 

  • Adonis Ming Yeung LI, "'Wagons of Fire': Hong Kong's Kowloon-Canton Railway" (PhD)
  • Joyce LAU, "City of Toys: Hong Kong and the Global Toy Industry" (PhD)
  • PANG Tak Fung Allan, "Colonial Chineseness: Promoting Culture and Identity in Hong Kong" (MPhil)
  • TONG Yung Yung Senia, "Immigration Control in Hong Kong in the 1970s" (MPhil)
  • Otis EDWARDS, "The Solitary Nail: Lintin Island, Freeport of the Canton Trade" (PhD)
  • Ching-Yin Nathan KWAN, "'Designs against a Common Foe': The Anglo-Qing Suppression of Piracy in South China" (PhD, 2020)
  • TSANG Kai Won Reynold, "Museums in Late-Colonial Hong Kong" (MPhil, 2019)
  • Dao Zi HUANG Chi Chi, "'You May Go to Hong Kong for Me': British Views of a Chinese Colony" (PhD, 2018)
  • Vivian Wai Yan KONG, "'Clearing the Decks': The Evacuation of British Women and Children from Hong Kong to Australia in 1940" (MPhil, 2015)
  • YUEN Hong-kiu Kenny, "Proxy Humanitarianism: Hong Kong's Vietnamese Refugee Crisis" (MPhil, 2014)
  • LEE Shuk Man Zardas, "Film Censorship in Cold War Hong Kong" (MPhil, 2013)
  • IP Kai Yiu Kelvin, "Leftist Propaganda in the Hong Kong 1967 Riots" (MPhil, 2012)
  • TSANG Chiu Long Carol, "Out of the Dark: Women's Medicine and Women's Diseases in Colonial Hong Kong (PhD, 2011)
  • HO Chi Yeung Xyrus, "Housing, Planning and Political Will in Colonial Hong Kong, 1946-1983 (MPhil, 2011)
  • CHAN Man Lok Michael, "Between Red and White: Chinese Communist and Nationalist Movements in Hong Kong, 1945-1958" (MPhil, 2011)
  • Gary Chi Hung LUK, "Collaboration and Conflict: Food Provisioning in Early Colonial Hong Kong" (MPhil, 2011)
  • William TAI Yuen, "Chinese Capitalism in Colonial Malaya, 1900-1941" (PhD, 2010)
  • TSANG Shun Fai Sammy, "Border Control in Colonial Hong Kong, 1958-1952 (MPhil, 2010)
Latest Publication
Canton Days: British Life and Death in China Book
Canton Days: British Life and Death in China


Rowman & Littlefield


Publication Date:
2020